Wellness Program Producerwellness@kyuk.org
Aleina Tanabe is KYUK's first Jesuit Volunteer as the Wellness Program Producer. Aleina grew up in Kailua, Hawaii and studied Biology and Sociology at Regis University in Denver, Colorado. After graduating, she served as a Jesuit Volunteer in...
Christine Trudeau is a public radio reporter covering government and education for KYUK, serving the Yukon Kuskokwim Delta based in Bethel. She is a 2018-19 Investigative Fellow with Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting....
Dean first showed up at KYUK as a volunteer in 1986 on a Sunday night show called Radio Free Bethel, co-hosted with Craig McMahan (Martin McKenna).
In 1988 Dean was hired as master control operator for TV.
In 1990 Dean became the...
Johanna Eurich's vivid broadcast productions have been widely heard on National Public Radio since 1978. She spent her childhood speaking Thai, then learned English as a teenager and was educated at a dance academy, boarding schools and with...
Hi, my name is John Active. I have been working here at KYUK since the early 1970’s, over 40-years. I am a Yup’ik Eskimo living in Western Alaska, living in the Kuskokwim River Delta, in Bethel.
I am a Traditional Storyteller by trade,...
Joe was born in Arizona but schooled in the Houston, Texas area. He served seven years in Uncle Sam’s Canoe Club, and then attended Harvard on the Highway ( aka San Jacinto Jr. College). He eventually matriculated at Texas A&M University....
Yup'ik Translator & On-Air Hostjulia@kyuk.org
Julia was born in Bethel and grew up in Tuntutuliak. She was born the last of 6 children. She was raised in a Yup’ik household and spoke only Yup’ik until she was about 10 years old.
Julia was married in 1995 and moved to Kwigillingok....
Katie Basile is a photographer and multimedia storyteller from Bethel, Alaska.
After graduating with a degree in Photojournalism from the University of Montana, Katie lived in Prague and interned with Spectrum Pictures. Eventually she...
Krysti Shallenberger reports on climate, energy and natural resources development for KYUK. She travels to Alaska by way of Washington D.C., where she was an editor at Utility Dive, a trade publication, and a reporting fellow at E&E News....